Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics8.67% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive89.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170922
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJan 07 '18 at 10:41
Run Duration223 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700-$309
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
1-Core 127
2-Core 239
87% 183 Pts
4-Core 495
8-Core 669
76% 582 Pts
64-Core 669
45% 669 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Dell(1028 07DB) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4550
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
8.67% Terrible
Lighting 22.4
Reflection 28.7
Parallax 23
7% 24.7 fps
MRender 20
Gravity 19
Splatting 35.8
10% 24.9 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.67%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme INTEL MEMPEK1W01 14GB
932GB free
Firmware: 0310 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
17.7% Very poor
Read 180
Write 162
Mixed 163
38% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.21
2% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 17.7%
Great: 257%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$104
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 512
Write 406
Mixed 410
98% 443 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 84.7
4K Mixed 25.1
140% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 43.5
DQ Write 90.1
DQ Mixed 24.6
31% 52.8 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 124%
Seagate ST2000LM015-2E8174 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
65.4% Good
Read 116
Write 110
Mixed 65.5
72% 97.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.07
4K Write 4.95
4K Mixed 0.52
195% 2.18 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 72%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$37
932GB free
Firmware: MS2OA810 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 186
Mixed 179
136% 181 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.64
4K Mixed 0.19
82% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
NORELSYS 1081 64GB
49GB free, PID 1081
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
22.3% Poor
Read 73.4
Write 17.2
Mixed 13.5
33% 34.7 MB/s
4K Read 6.2
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 1.5
145% 3.26 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 22.3%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF1G64AZ-2G3H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
65.7% Good
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 21
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 20.7
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 4,069 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $709
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